The firm has a well-respected reputation among their peers as experienced and effective practitioners in all areas of Alternative Dispute Resolution.
The firm’s attorneys encourage clients to explore the possibility of preserving a positive relationship with the opposing party in a dispute particularly when future business relationships are involved. ADR procedures, particularly mediation, have come to be an effective way of containing costs and achieving resolution of disputes in the earliest stages. It has become a viable and reasonable alternative to both the adversarial court atmosphere and overcrowded court calendars that cause burdensome delays and additional expense in resolving issues. Northrup Schlueter provides effective advocacy in the mediation process and its partners are trained neutrals who are committed to an equitable and dignified result for the participants in matters that come before them.
Areas of focus include:
- Risk Analysis & Evaluation
- Private Trial Options
- Private Individuals or Commercial Entities
- Professional Partnership Dissolution
- Construction & Construction Defect Issues